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The Roots

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Famous as :

Hip hop group

Birth Date :

1989

Birth Place :

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Claim to fame :

Album "Things Fall Apart" (1999)

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Video Premiere: The Roots' 'Make My'

November 05, 2011 05:13:46 GMT

have just debuted a music video in support of their single called "Make My". The black-and-white clip opens with a quote by Chanakya, and shows a guy and his enemy trying to take down each other. "A man is born alone and dies alone; and he experiences the good and bad consequences of his karma alone; and he goes alone to hell or the Supreme abode," it says.
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2011 NAACP Image Awards Nominees in Music

January 13, 2011 02:33:16 GMT

Nominees of the 42nd Annual NAACP Image Awards were announced at the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills Los Angeles, California on Wednesday, January 12. Coming to the press conference to help read those vying for the awards were , , , Kimberly Elise and .
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Zac Brown Band Top Billboard Hot 200, Outselling Maroon 5

September 30, 2010 06:32:28 GMT

have prevented from taking the No. 1 spot on Billboard Hot 200 this week. The country music band's album "" opens with 153,000 copies, outperforming the -fronted group's "" which sells 142,000.
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The Roots and John Legend Played Marching Band on Their Way to Concert

September 24, 2010 09:13:30 GMT

and turned heads on the streets of New York on Thursday night, September 23 when they marched through the city playing instruments on their way to their concert at Terminal 5. The two critically-acclaimed acts, who have joined forces for their new collaborative covers album "", caused a stir as they made their way west on Manhattan's 56th Street and walked through the main doors of the venue, causing fans to scream in excitement.
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Spike Lee to Film John Legend and The Roots' Gig

September 15, 2010 05:07:08 GMT

Acclaimed filmmaker Spike Lee is set to direct a live webcast of 's upcoming New York concert with hip-hop band later this month. Legend has teamed up with The Roots for their new collaborative album "Wake Up!" and they will perform at the Big Apple's famed Madison Square Garden on September 23.
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New Scenes of 'Dexter' Available via Behind-the-Scene

August 25, 2010 02:55:59 GMT

A newly-released behind-the-scene of "" not only gives away an actors' perspective of what will happen to the serial killer after Rita's death but also new scenes which will be found in season 5. took the time to pick out Dexter's train of thought, saying the character is no longer innocent and is smeared with Rita's blood.
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Taylor Swift Admits 'Mine' Is About One of Her Old Flames

August 25, 2010 02:31:34 GMT

After taking inspiration from her old crushes like a guy named Drew in "Teardrops on My Guitar" and in "Forever & Always", continues to bare her past love story in her song. This time around, she admitted that her new single "Mine" also talks about one of the guys she used to like.
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Danny Boyle's '127 Hours' Debuts Highly-Spirited Teaser Trailer

August 25, 2010 02:24:46 GMT

The first scenes from "" have been made available for viewing pleasure through a teaser trailer. Making its way out via Apple, the video makes reference to Danny Boyle's previous films such as "The Beach", "" and "" before focusing on the upcoming release.
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'Cloverfield' Monster Designer Dishes on J.J. Abrams' 'Super 8' Creature

August 24, 2010 09:52:06 GMT

Since "" is categorized as a secret project of J.J. Abrams, little has been known about the movie including who is involved in the project. However, in an interview with Wired during recent San Diego Comic Con, it has been revealed that "" monster designer Neville Page is tapped to design "the range, the gamut" for the upcoming sci-fi.
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Heidi Montag Reportedly Agrees With the Release of Her Sex Tape

August 24, 2010 09:35:03 GMT

has now reportedly agreed to talk business with porn company Vivid Entertainment over her estranged husband 's plan to go public with their alleged sex tape, TMZ reported. According to the site, Heidi privately knows that the sex tape exists.
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Video: John Legend and The Roots Sing at Miss Universe 2010

August 24, 2010 09:32:17 GMT

was well placed in the center of Miss Universe 2010 pageant stage on Monday, August 23, surrounded by beautiful women around the world while performing a medley. Backed up with , the singer gave a soulful rendition of "Save Room" while the Top 10 contestants danced around him to show off their night gowns.
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John Legend and The Roots Debut Music Video for 'Wake Up Everybody'

August 20, 2010 06:22:48 GMT

and say "Wake Up Everybody" in a new music video supporting their latest joint track. Together with their featured guests and , they spread message of "no more sleepin' in bed" and urge people to do something to make the world a better place to live.
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Video Premiere: The Roots' 'The Fire' Ft. John Legend

July 27, 2010 03:36:38 GMT

' music video which is made under direction hands of Rik Cordero to support their latest single "The Fire" has been debuted. It follows a group of men as they are led by army through a bloody, violent and hopeless march toward the unknown.
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Zac Efron's 'Charlie St. Cloud' Gets New Trailer

July 01, 2010 02:28:18 GMT

Yahoo! Movies has got its hand on the second full trailer for "" starring . Though most of the early scenes are the ones which have been included in the first trailer, a lot of fresh footage can be seen in the second half of the newly-debuted video. It particularly highlights the moment when Efron's Charlie St. Cloud sails to find his new girlfriend who is lost during her trip.
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Eminem Leads Hot 200 With Strong Number, Knocking Drake

July 01, 2010 02:18:42 GMT

After ruling Billboard Hot 200 with "" in 2009, once again sits at No. 1 position on the chart, making it his sixth straight No. 1 debut. This time around, he makes it to the top with "" which has sold around 741,000 copies in its first week.
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Video Premiere: The Roots' 'Dear God 2.0'

June 22, 2010 07:57:28 GMT

debut a music video in support of their latest single "Dear God 2.0". Black Thought portrays a hard-working cab driver in the Big Apple. After a long-hour work, he is forced to go home empty-handed as a thief pulls a small hand gun on him and asks for his money.
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